ANDHRA PRADESH

Fake rubber stamp racket busted

Hyderabad Sept. 21. Sleuths of the Police Commissioner's Task Force (East) busted a fake rubber stamps racket with the arrest of three persons on Sunday. The police seized 336 fabricated rubber stamps, forged documents and other material from the arrested persons, a press release said here.

Preliminary enquiries revealed that the trio - C. Ram Mohan Rao (56), V. Ramanuja Rao (58) and Mohd. Akbar (50) -- have been supplying fabricated documents to customers who procured loans of crores of rupees from various banks. While Ramanuja Rao was a suspended employee of the Revenue Department, Akbar was a draughtsman.

Earlier, six cases were registered against them at the Central Crime Station.

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